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The Strongest man in History: Louis Cyr 'amazing Canadian'

by Weider, Ben

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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Vancouver: Mitchell Press Limited, 1976. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Brown illustrated wrappers lettered in white on upper cover, 104pp. Illustrated. Rubber stamp on rear inner cover, early price in pen on half-title; some light rubbing to extremities o/w a very good copy. Louis Cyr was French Canadian and world record Strongmen competitor.
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Swimming and Swimming Strokes

by Madders, Max

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Published
1957
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Good
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London: Educational Productions Ltd, 1957. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 12mo. Revised edition. Original aqua cloth. 178 pp. B&W illustrations. Spine tilted, spine ends bumped, staining to cloth. Dust jacket is stained to spine, chipped at corners, rubbed at joints and edges. In this book, all the main swimming strokes are analysed in detail and the reader is taken… Read more
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The Naked Warrior: Master Secrets of the Super-Strong - Using Bodyweight Exercises Only

by Pavel

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$49.12

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St. Paul, Minnesota: Dragon Door Publications, 2003. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo (imperial). Soft cover. 194 pp., [10 pp. ads]. B&W photos. Some very light bumping to corners and rubbing to spine ends, else fine. "The graduate course in instant strength gains.
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Flex Ability: A Story of Strength and Survival

by Wheeler, Flex

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Published
2003
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Carlsbad, California: Hay House, 2003. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter black paper over grey cloth boards. B&W pictorial endpapers. xxiv, 199 pp. [16] pp. colour photo plates. Light bumping to corners and spine foot. Dust jacket bumped at head of rear cover with small chip at corner. Else fine. Champion bodybuilder Flex Wheeler looks like… Read more
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Winning Weight Training

by Murray, Jim

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Minotavros Books
Published
1982
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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CA$16.63

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Chicago: Contemporary Books Inc, 1982. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Illustrated stiff wrappers, xiv, 112pp. Illustrated with b/w photos. Light soiling on covers with some wear on spine and extremities o/w very good. "Simple exercises that champion athletes in such diverse sports as football, basketball, wrestling and track and field have used effectively to build strength… Read more
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British Sports and Sportsmen: Golf, Athletics, Tennis. Hockey and Other Ball Games. Winter Sports

by British Sports and Sportsmen

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Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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London: Sports & Sportsmen Ltd. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Folio. [n.d., ca. 1935]. Limited edition, 910/1000. Full red morocco. Gilt titling and decorated compartments to spine, gilt panels to boards. Inner edge dentelle. A.E.G. Marbled endpapers. xiv, 492 pp. [10] photogravure plates w/ tissue guards. B&W illustrations in-text. Rubbing to edges and spine ends, creasing to… Read more
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Yoga for Regular Guys: The Best Damned Workout on the Planet

by Page, Diamond Dallas with Dr. Craig Aaron

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Minotavros Books
Published
2005
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Philadelphia: Quirk Books, 2005. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. With a foreward by Rob Zombie. Soft cover. 192 pp. Colour photography throughout. Bumping to spine head and corners, else fine. Yoga: it's not just for women and scrawny new-age girlie men. Diamond Dallas Page practices yoga daily - and he can kick your ass. Now the… Read more
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Building Bulk & Power

by Pearl, Bill and Leo Stern

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Minotavros Books
Published
1964
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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CA$30.98

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San Diego: Pearl & Stern, 1964. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. First printing. Orig. pictorial blue wrappers, 40pp. Illustrated. Signed by Bill Pearl on front cover, Covers somewhat scuffed but o/w very good. Contains training programs for building bulk and power in weight lifting, with diet and training advice.
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Nature's Rejuvenating Principles: A Commonsense Approach to Physical, Mental and Spiritual Well-Being

by Valeska, Lizallota R.

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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New York: Carlton Press, 1971. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. xxii, 282 p.p., [5]. Softcover. Cover SIGNED with inscription by author to FFEP: "What you are is God's gift to you, What you do with yourself is your gift to God." Lizallota R. Valeska is a former Miss Finland. Nature's Rejuvenating Principles is a valuable work which is… Read more
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The Law of Breathing and Chest Development

by Armitage, Robert B.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1918
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Chicago: Advanced Thought Publishing Co, 1918. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. 170 p.p., [6 p.p. ads]. Beige wraps with black lettering, stapled and glued binding. Wraps have some damp staining, bumping to corners, some rubbing to front cover. Creasing to spine, wear to front joint. Binding is tight and text is clean. An instructive volume on… Read more
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Spotswood, N.J.: Physical Culture Publishing Co, 1906. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo. 209 p.p., [15 p.p. photos demonstrating exercises]. B&W photos throughout. Brown cloth boards with gilt titling to spine. Rubbing to spine ends and boards, a few scuffs to rear board. Foxing to edges, endpapers, and some light foxing and staining throughout, text not affected.… Read more
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The Incredible Lou Ferrigno. His Story

by Ferrigno, Lou and Hall, Douglas Kent

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1982. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 208 p.p. Quarter bound cloth with paper boards. Photographs of Lou Ferrigno throughout, incl. [8] pp colour photo plates. Slight bumping to spine ends. Dust jacket clean, light bumping to top edges. Interior clean. A near fine copy.
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Syllabus of Physical Exercises for Schools

by Executive Council. Strathcona Trust

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Published
1911
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Good
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Toronto: The Copp, Clark Company, Limited, 1911. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo. [2], 168 p.p. Original green cloth with gilt titling to front cover and spine. Cloth is worn at edges and spine ends, with some damp staining. Pencil marks to text block edges. Pen ownership inscription to FFEP. B&W photo demonstrations of exercises. Text clean.
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Eating for Health and Strength

by MacFadden, Bernarr

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Minotavros Books
Published
1923
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Very Good
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New York: MacFadden Publications, Inc, 1923. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo (large). ix, 276 p.p. Light rubbing to boards, edges. Spine ends gently bruised. Some sporadic smudging and dog-eared pages. Previous ownership signature on front fly leaf, otherwise interior clean. A very good copy.
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The Book of Internal Exercises

by Chang, Stephen T.; Miller, Richard C.

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Published
1978
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Good
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San Francisco: Strawberry Hill Press, 1978. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Cornwell, Peter M. [photographer]. 8vo. [10], 138 p.p. Illustrated with exercises. Light wear to covers. Spine ends and corners bruised, else a good copy.
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